Acanthoteuthis speciosa Munster

Scale bar = 5cm

Description

Upper Jurassic, Kimmeridge Clay
Solenhofen
Bavaria
Germany
M2233
Description:

The fossilised arm or tentacle of a belemnite, the arm is covered in tiny hooklets that would assist in grabbing prey. This fossil is from the famous Solnhofen Limestone in Germany. The Solnhofen Limestone is what is known as a Konservat-Lagerst_tten; a German term literally meaning
Moore, C.

Classification

Mollusca
Visceroconcha
Cephalopoda
Coleoidea
Belemnitida
Belemnitida family
Acanthoteuthis
speciosa